While any divorce may involve complex financial matters, the stakes are raised in a high-asset divorce, where couples have amassed significant real estate, personal property, investment accounts or when a business may be part of the marital estate. In such cases, it is critical that individuals have a highly qualified divorce lawyer.
For skilled and experienced legal representation, contact Lake Toback in Chicago, Illinois. We have helped many clients in high-asset marital dissolutions and have the ability to handle any financial matter that may arise in your divorce, including:
- Complex property division
- Business valuations
- Spousal maintenance claims (alimony)
- Complex child support matters
- Real estate valuations and division
- Hidden assets
- Commingling of marital and nonmarital assets
- Challenges to prenuptial agreements
Lake Toback is known for its representation of high net worth individuals, including sports figures, celebrities, government officials, professionals, business owners and the spouses of such individuals. We have considerable experience in dissolutions involving businesses, including partnerships, family owned businesses, professional corporations and other closely held companies. We are known for our aggressive advocacy, unflinching determination and strong record of results.
Skilled Negotiators And Trial Lawyers
From the start of each case, we prepare meticulously for the possibility of trial. By demonstrating to opposing counsel our preparedness for trial, we are often able to resolve cases on terms favorable to our clients without the necessity of protracted litigation, thus enabling our clients to minimize the financial and emotional costs of divorce.
When it is in our clients' best interests to take cases to court, we are fully prepared to do so and uniquely capable of providing the strong advocacy they require. We have compiled a team of divorce attorneys that is second to none.
Managing partner Steven R. Lake is often interviewed by news media and has been featured as a legal expert on CNN, NBC, MSNBC, FOX, and "Good Morning America." He is highly regarded in the legal community, having been listed for recognition in Illinois Super Lawyers magazine and having received numerous other distinctions from his legal peers.
Alan Toback has also been recognized for his legal excellence, having been named one of the top 10 divorce lawyers in Chicago by the Chicago Sun-Times in 2000. He is a past president of the Illinois Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and has been listed for inclusion in Illinois Super Lawyers magazine on numerous occasions. Together, attorneys Lake and Toback have more than 50 years of experience in matrimonial law.
No Case Too Complex
We encourage you to visit our section on complex property division to learn about our use of forensic accountants and other financial experts who are critical in high-asset divorce cases. For additional information, visit our sections on business valuations, complex child support issues, spousal maintenance and equitable property division.
Contact Our Illinois High Net Worth Divorce Lawyers
Lake Toback is located in the heart of Chicago's Loop. Our office is five blocks west of Lake Shore Drive and 10 blocks east of I-90/94, at the southeast corner of Washington and Dearborn streets. To speak with a Chicago divorce lawyer at Lake Toback, call 312-288-8985 or contact us by email.